Kohima, Aug 21 (PTI) Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang today joined the social media bandwagon and launched his official Facebook page, Twitter handle and Instagram account.Also Read - Facebook Messenger, Instagram Postpone Encryption Of Messages To 2023. Details Here.

He is the first chief minister in the state to have such accounts in social media. Also Read - Instagram to Use Video Selfies For Identity Verification: Report

“Today, social media network has become one of the most effective tools to connect people to people and disseminate information quickly,” Zeliang said. Also Read - WhatsApp Mulls To Rollout This Exciting Feature To Enhance Status Privacy | Details Here

He said he has decided to join the social media with the sole objective of coming closer to the people by directly connecting to them through it.

The chief minister also asked people to use social media for constructive purposes and desist from using it for harmful and negative purposes.

Marking the occasion, a documentary titled “T R Zeliang, The Story So Far” was also released by MP Neiphiu Rio.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.